The knives will be out in the Special Vehicle category on the Limpopo 400, round six of the Absa Off Road Championship, in Limpopo on September 12 and 13.
Former South African champion Terence Marsh and Pieter Groenewald, in the Regent Racing BAT, upstaged some more fancied teams to win the Special Vehicle category in a dramatic Nissan Dealer 400 in Darling.
It could not have been better scripted – a winner takes all confrontation in the Special Vehicle category at the Ford Carnival City 400, the final round of the Absa Off Road Championship, on November 30 and December 1.
A solid second place on the recent Amathole 500 in the Eastern Cape has seen the father and son team of Nick and Ryan Harper tighten their hold on the Special Vehicle title chase in the Absa Off Road Championship.
Fish River Sun – Veterans Nardus Alberts and Collin Hunter provided the fifth different Special Vehicle category winners in as many races with a popular win in the Amathole 500, round five of the Absa Off Road Championship, which ended here today.
The Motorite BAT team scored its sixth win of the season when Evan Hutchison and Achim Bergmann today won the Special Vehicle category on a Ford Carnival City 400 mudbath.
A little needle among the top teams, along with outstanding championship issues, could provide the Special Vehicle category with an explosive finale to the Absa Off Road Championship at the Ford Carnival City 400 on November 17 and 18.
Atlas Copco pair Gary Bertholdt and Henry Kirstein upstaged the championship leading Motorite BAT team to win today’s prologue for the Toyota Dealer 400, the penultimate round of the Absa Off Road Championship, in the Lydenburg area tomorrow.
Special Vehicle title challengers will find themselves at the sharp end of the stick on the Toyota Dealer 400, the penultimate round of the Absa Off Road Championship, on October 27 and 28.
Off road motorcycle legend Alfie Cox is on track to win yet another South African title in what has been a remarkable career on two and four wheels.